[tex-live] Baroque Initials

Michael Liepelt michael.liepelt at t-online.de
Thu Jan 19 19:46:07 CET 2017

Hello TeX Live team,

I wanted to compile the "Baroque Initials" example on


with TeX Live 2016, but I get the following error message:

kpathsea: Running mktextfm yinitas
mktextfm: Running mf-nowin -progname=mf \mode:=ljfour; mag:=1;
nonstopmode; input yinitas
This is METAFONT, Version 2.7182818 (TeX Live 2016) (preloaded base=mf)

kpathsea: Running mktexmf yinitas
! I can't find file `yinitas'.
<*> ...=ljfour; mag:=1; nonstopmode; input yinitas
Please type another input file name
! Emergency stop.
<*> ...=ljfour; mag:=1; nonstopmode; input yinitas
Transcript written on mfput.log.
grep: yinitas.log: No such file or directory
mktextfm: `mf-nowin -progname=mf \mode:=ljfour; mag:=1; nonstopmode;
input yinitas' failed to make yinitas.tfm.
kpathsea: Appending font creation commands to missfont.log.

! Font U/yinitas/m/n/10.95=yinitas at 42.34pt not loadable: Metric (TFM)
file n
ot found.
<to be read again>
l.16 \normalfont\initfamily

Kind regards

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